Posts Tagged ‘ Oahu ’

The year that was

Dec 31st, 2016 | By

It’s been a busy year and it’s time to take stock. Here travel writer and enthusiast, Kaye Holland, shares her 2016 holiday highlights



Paradise found: part two

Sep 6th, 2016 | By

Hawaii is always celebrating but with the 75th anniversary of Pearl Harbor on the horizon, Oahu has extra special reason to sing and dance – as JAT journo, Kaye Holland, discovers



To the Tiki


Aug 9th, 2016 | By

Put an umbrella on it at one of these Hawaiian hot spots…



Following in Obama’s footsteps

Jul 6th, 2016 | By

Obama’s O’ahu



School of surf


Jun 26th, 2016 | By

Kaye Holland makes waves in Waikiki



Say hello to Hawaiian Foods Week

Jun 15th, 2016 | By

If there is one thing you should know about Hawaii and its food…it’s that Hawaii locals love to eat and the islands boast a huge variety of restaurants, cuisines, experiences and produce.



Lantern Floating Hawaii ceremony, a must-see tradition

May 31st, 2016 | By

The Lantern Floating Ceremony, held each Memorial Day at Ala Moana Beach Park, has become a Hawaii tradition



The dark side of paradise

May 24th, 2016 | By

Hawaii has a huge homeless problem, defying the islands’ image of paradise



Hanging loose in Hawaii

Oct 22nd, 2015 | By

It shouldn’t take much to make you hop on a plane to Hawaii in search of some winter sun, but there’s a lot more to Oahu, the ali – aka chief – of the islands than sipping Mai Tais on the white sands of Waikiki. From top notch surfing to traditional luaus (feasts), Kaye Holland has the low-down on the top 10 experiences that should be on every traveller’s Hawaiian hit list




Following in the footsteps of Bruno Mars

Sep 22nd, 2015 | By

Kaye Holland goes in search of the Hawaiian singing sensation and rumoured (repeat) Super Bowl 2016 half time headliner…



Notes from a traveller: part nine (continued)

Jun 23rd, 2015 | By

Kaye’s itchy feet have taken her to Hawaii. Read the latest instalment of her ‘Notes from a traveller series’, only on Just About Travel



Notes from a traveller: part nine

Jun 22nd, 2015 | By

Kaye’s itchy feet have taken her to Hawaii. Read the latest instalment of her ‘Notes from a traveller series’, only on Just About Travel



Say aloha to the world’s second largest Hawaiian shirt

Jul 3rd, 2013 | By

Mention Hawaii and chances are golden sands, world class surfing and, of course, the colourful aloha shirt spring to mind